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Old Reynella

Households without children

In Old Reynella, older couples without children account for 10% of total households in 2011.

Households without Children include couples without children and lone person households. They require different services depending on the age of the people in the households. For example young couples who have not had children (yet) compared to older "empty nester" couples whose children may have left home.

For Households without Children in Old Reynella, life stage is based on the age of the household reference person (usually person 1 on the Census form):

  • Young: Aged 15-44
  • Middle-aged: Aged 45-64
  • Older: Aged 65 and over

To continue building the story, Old Reynella's Household data should be viewed in conjunction with Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

‘What is the person’s relationship (to each other person in the household)?’

Households

Households without children by life stage
Old Reynella20112006Change
Households without childrenNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children35127.427.533427.426.6+17
map this data in atlas.idYoung couples without children907.06.3917.56.1-1
Middle-aged couples without children
13210.311.31209.811.8+12
map this data in atlas.idOlder couples without children12910.19.912310.18.7+6
Lone person households
29022.723.026121.422.1+29
Young lone persons
907.06.3907.46.80
Middle-aged lone persons
1028.08.8846.98.0+18
Older lone persons
987.78.0877.17.4+11
Group households
302.32.6151.22.3+15
Total households without children
67152.553.161050.051.1+61

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Households without children, 2011
Households without children, 2011 Group households, City of Onkaparinga: 2.6% Older lone persons, City of Onkaparinga: 8.0% Middle-aged lone persons, City of Onkaparinga: 8.8% Young lone persons, City of Onkaparinga: 6.3% Older couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 9.9% Middle-aged couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 11.3% Young couples without children, City of Onkaparinga: 6.3% Group households, Old Reynella: 2.3% Older lone persons, Old Reynella: 7.7% Middle-aged lone persons, Old Reynella: 8.0% Young lone persons, Old Reynella: 7.0% Older couples without children, Old Reynella: 10.1% Middle-aged couples without children, Old Reynella: 10.3% Young couples without children, Old Reynella: 7.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011
Change in households without children, 2006 to 2011 Group households, Old Reynella: +15 Older lone persons, Old Reynella: +11 Middle-aged lone persons, Old Reynella: +18 Young lone persons, Old Reynella: 0 Older couples without children, Old Reynella: +6 Middle-aged couples without children, Old Reynella: +12 Young couples without children, Old Reynella: -1
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the households without children in Old Reynella in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a larger proportion of young couples without children, a smaller proportion of middle-aged couples without children, and a similar proportion of older couples without children.

In addition, there were a larger proportion of young lone person households, a smaller proportion of middle-aged lone person households, and a similar proportion of older lone person households.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of households without children increased by 61.

There were no major differences in Old Reynella between 2006 and 2011.